He has also appeared in Carry On Columbus, The Nutty Professor, Nutty Professor II: The Klumps, Max Keeble's Big Move, and Pretty Woman.He played Edwin Poole in the ABC dramedy Boston Legal.The show spent several seasons near the top of the TV ratings in the U. The original series has been seen continuously in reruns and is also available on DVD.During the run of the show, he appeared in the feature films Hero at Large, Americathon, and They All Laughed.Don Knotts called him the "Greatest physical comedian on the planet." John Ritter was born in Burbank, California, the son of Dorothy Fay (née Southworth), an actress, and singing cowboy/matinee-star Tex Ritter.He attended Hollywood High School, where he was Student Body President.Ritter headlined several stage performances before he was made a star by appearing in the hit sitcom Three's Company (the Americanized version of the 1970s British Thames Television series Man About the House) in 1977, playing a single ladies' man and culinary student, Jack Tripper, who lives with two female roommates.The females originally were Janet Wood (Joyce De Witt) and Chrissy Snow (Suzanne Somers).
While still in college, Ritter traveled to England, Scotland, Holland, and West Germany to perform in plays.Simple Rules for Dating My Teenage Daughter is an American sitcom, originally starring John ...The show's premise and title were derived from the book 8 Simple Rules for Dating My Teenage Daughter: And other tips from a beleaguered ...Not to be confused with 8 Simple Rules for Dating My Teenage Daughter. El título del episodio hace alusión a la serie televisiva 8 Simple Rules for Dating My Teenage Daughter. His roles include the vindictive doorman on Seinfeld, Walter Stratford in the movie 10 Things I Hate About You, as well as several characters in Christopher Guest's mockumentary movies.Ritter made guest appearances on the television series Hawaii Five-O, M*A*S*H and others.